Aftershock: Help, Hope, and Healing in the Wake of Suicide

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B&H Publishing Group, 2003 - Religion - 130 pages
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Every seventeen minutes, someone, somewhere, chooses death by self-murder. In the wake of this horrific decision, other people are left to cope with the ripples caused. This book will provide knowledge and resources for those left in the wake of suicide.

Aftershock is a recovery book that will provide encouragement and support for survivors. Examining the complex emotions involved in grieving a suicide death, readers will come to realize they are not alone in their grief and will not be alone in their healing.
 

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Outstanding book

User Review  - chickie - Christianbook.com

MY grandnephew surprised both family and friends with his decision to die at his own hand. I was very concerned about his parents, his sister, his grandparents and his aunts. This book was excellent ... Read full review

Excellent Book! - Though difficult to get thru

User Review  - koko - Christianbook.com

I highly recommend this book for any survivor of a loved one's suicide.... timely ... healing ... and honestly candid! Read full review

Contents

The Suicidal Mind
11
Depression and Teen Suicide
28
The Survivors
51
Beyond the Family Scars
66
Deciding to Rebuild
83
Suicide Intervention
99
Endnotes
130
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